Different for Girls Reviews

September 7, 2011
June 12, 2006
Toplined by handsome Brit thesp Rupert Graves, offbeat serio comedy concerns the evolving friendhsip and eventual love between a rambunctious macho and a quiet insecure transsexual.
July 12, 2002
The story has a TV movie shorthand calculation and slightness.
January 1, 2000
This irrepressible and sensitive romance brings new flavor to the term odd couple.
January 1, 2000
Outstanding performances help this provocative British drama seem to tally up to something that is greater than its individual parts. But parts alone do not a solid movie make.
January 1, 2000
There are all kinds of love relationships in this world, and perhaps they all deserve a romantic comedy this unflinching and this sensitive.
January 1, 2000
One of the reasons why Different for Girls works is because of the caliber of acting.
January 1, 2000
The subtlety with which Mackintosh conveys her complicated mixture of vulnerability, defensiveness and pride makes [Kim] one of the most fully realized characters to be portrayed on the screen in a long time.
January 1, 2000
This would be infinitely more likeable if it wasn't for some irritatingly unreal plot development.
January 1, 2000
It's a lot of fun.
January 1, 2000
As Kim, Mackintosh's performance finds and holds the right notes, of shyness, determination, privacy and love.
September 12, 1997